Fall 2016 Honors Lecture Series

Fall 2016
HONORS LECTURE SERIES

cITIZENSHIP, rEFUGEES, AND iMMIGRATION

(uh 3000, crn# 81640)

mONDAYS, 3:00 TO 3:55 P.M.
hONORS aMPHITHEATRE (rOOM 106)

fREE AnD OPEN TO THE PUBlIC

 

 Fall 2016 Lecture Series flyer

Date

Speaker

Lecture Title

August 22 Philip Phillips
(Associate Dean, Honors College)
Welcome and Introduction
August 29 John Vile
(Dean, Honors College)
Immigration and Citizenship: The American Historical Experience WATCH VIDEO
September 5 Labor Day - No classes  
September 12  Ida Fadzillah
(Sociology and Anthropology)
Immigration, Refugees, and the Global Diaspora: Key Concepts and Themes
WATCH VIDEO
ICE CREAM SOCAI TO FOLLOW IN THE HONORS COURTYARD
September 19  Robert F. Barsky
(English and French Literatures,
Vanderbilt University)
Migrants on the Front Lines: Vulnerability and Arbitrariness in an Era of Fear of the Other
WATCH VIDEO
September 26  Daoud Abudiad
(Faith and Culture Center, Nashville)
The Intersectionality of Islamaphobia and Anti-Immigrant/Refugee Sentiments in Tennessee
WATCH VIDEO
October 3  Denise C. Bates
(Health and Human Performance)
Reflection on Volunteering in Lesvos During the Mediterranenan Refugee Crisis
WATCH VIDEO
October 10 Fall Break - No classes  
October 17 Louis M. Kyriakoudes
(Director, MTSU Albert Gore Research Center)
Exodus from Vietnam, Surviving Katrina, and the Oil Spill
WATCH VIDEO
October 24  Sisavanh Houghton
(Art)
Conversational Spaces
WATCH VIDEO
October 31 Andrei Korobkov
(Political Science/Russian Studies
Migration Patterns in the Former Soviet Union
WATCH VIDEO
November 7  Laura Clark
(Educational Leadership)
Tennessee DREAMS: Stories of Latino Immigrants in Middle Tennessee
WATCH VIDEO
November 14  Laura Clippard
(Honors College Advisor)
Applying for Scholarships and Fellowships
WATCH VIDEO
November 21  Thesis Presentations
(Honors students)
Grayson DuBois - Watch YouTube Video
Mitchell Brisbon - Watch YouTube Video
November 28  Thesis Presentations
(Honors students)
Erin Gardner - Watch YouTube Video
Collin McDonald - Watch YouTube Video

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